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Environmental Release Report: ALLEGHENY LUDLUM CORP.
 
 
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  • 2002 Rankings: Major Chemical Releases or Waste Generation at This Facility*
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    *Note: These rankings are based on chemical releases and transfers reported by industrial facilities to the Toxics Release Inventory, and do not take into account major sources of pollution or toxic chemicals that are not covered by TRI.

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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Ranked by Potential Human Health Risks
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  • 2002 TRI Pollution Releases Sorted by Health Effect*
  • Air Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Water Releases
    (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Recognized Carcinogens 250 750
    Suspected Carcinogens 250 250
    Suspected Cardiovascular or Blood Toxicants 505 910,755
    Suspected Developmental Toxicants 505 755
    Suspected Immunotoxicants 500 1,000
    Suspected Kidney Toxicants 250 250
    Suspected Gastrointestinal or Liver Toxicants 255 5
    Suspected Musculoskeletal Toxicants 255 5
    Suspected Neurotoxicants 505 255
    Suspected Reproductive Toxicants 755 1,005
    Suspected Respiratory Toxicants 2,005 1,260
    Suspected Skin or Sense Organ Toxicants 1,755 1,010

    *Note: Some chemicals are associated with more than one health effect, so their release may be counted multiple times in this table. Therefore, it is not appropriate to sum releases sorted by health effect. Total reported releases to air and water are provided in the data summary below.
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  • What We Don't Know About Chemical Safety and Harm
  • Air Releases
    6 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    218 TRI chemicals released to air in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
    Water Releases
    5 TRI chems released to water in the United States lack the risk assessment values required for safety assessment
    172 TRI chemicals released to water in the United States lack the exposure estimates required for safety assessment
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  • TRI Data Summary
  • Environmental Releases, Transfers, and Production-Related Waste (Pounds from TRI sources)
    Year Air Releases Water Releases Land Releases Underground Injection Total Environmental Releases Total Off-Site Transfers Total Production-Related Waste
    1988 48,600 7,950 0 0 56,550 215,550 NA
    1989 81,600 5,450 0 0 87,050 172,991 NA
    1990 68,600 2,470 0 0 71,070 704,300 NA
    1991 64,000 5,520 0 0 69,520 225,400 13,770,100
    1992 57,950 9,120 0 0 67,070 160,100 13,458,686
    1993 66,250 3,725 0 0 69,975 792,100 15,860,500
    1994 68,590 2,000 0 0 70,590 248,960 12,541,730
    1995 1,735 5,810 0 0 7,545 1,110,480 9,432,430
    1996 2,270 1,503,960 0 0 1,506,230 343,105 7,348,863
    1997 1,775 1,502,110 0 0 1,503,885 244,810 5,435,970
    1998 2,020 1,502,960 0 0 1,504,980 76,050 5,029,120
    1999 2,020 1,501,760 0 0 1,503,780 63,200 5,565,170
    2000 2,005 1,201,260 0 0 1,203,265 130,145 4,504,570
    2001 2,005 940,760 0 0 942,765 91,200 3,152,760
    2002 2,005 911,260 0 0 913,265 32,850 2,620,850
    "NA" means that no data are available because "Total-Production Related Waste" was not reported until 1991.
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  • Facility Information
    2002 Facility Name: ALLEGHENY LUDLUM CORP.
    Mailing Address: P.O. BOX 565 KISKI AVE., LEECHBURG, PA 15656
    Public Contact: DAN GREENFIELD
    Phone: (412) 394-3004
    SIC Code: 33 Primary Metal Industries
    2002 Parent Company: ALLEGHENY TECHS. INC.
    Latitude: 40.26528
    Longitude: -79.60917
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  • Links

    • See EPA Envirofacts report for this facility for information about regulatory compliance, hazardous waste handling processes, Superfund status, and permitted air and water emissions.
    • RTK NET report for this facility, which includes its complete Form R report to EPA's Toxics Release Inventory

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